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Community Programs for Outreach and Intervention with Youth and Young Adults at Clinical High Risk for Psychosis

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Initial Announcement
Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)
NOFO Number
Posted on
Application Due Date
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number
Intergovernmental Review (E.O. 12372)
Applicants must comply with E.O. 12372 if their state(s) participates. Review process recommendations from the State Single Point of Contact (SPOC) are due no later than 60 days after application deadline.
Public Health System Impact Statement (PHSIS) / Single State Agency Coordination
Applicants must send the PHSIS to appropriate State and local health agencies by application deadline. Comments from Single State Agency are due no later than 60 days after application deadline.

The purpose of this program is to identify, prevent, intervene, and/or lessen the impact of psychotic disorders in youth and young adults, not more than 25 years old, who are at clinical high risk for psychosis and provide evidence-based interventions in a trauma-informed manner to prevent the onset of psychosis. It is expected that this program will: (1) improve symptomatic and behavioral functioning; (2) enable youth and young adults to resume age-appropriate social, academic, and/or vocational activities; (3) delay or prevent the onset of psychosis; and (4) minimize the duration of untreated psychosis for those who develop psychotic symptoms; and (5) reduce the occurrence of psychotic disorders in youth and young adults.


Eligibility is statutorily limited to public entities such as states, counties, or tribes.

Award Information
Funding Mechanism
Anticipated Total Available Funding
Anticipated Number of Awards
Up to 18
Anticipated Award Amount
Up to $400,000 per year per award
Length of Project
Up to 4 years
Cost Sharing/Match Required?

Proposed budgets cannot exceed $400,000 in total costs (direct and indirect) in any year of the proposed project. Annual continuation awards will depend on the availability of funds, grantee progress in meeting project goals and objectives, timely submission of required data and reports, and compliance with all terms and conditions of award.)

Contact Information
Program Issues

Emily Lichvar, Ph.D.
Center for Mental Health Services
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-1859

Grants Management and Budget Issues

Office of Financial Resources, Division of Grants Management
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(240) 276-1400

Last Updated

Last Updated: 03/22/2022